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Some Residents Below Slow-moving Landslide Near Yakima Won't Evacuate As Crack Widens, Officials Say | The Seattle Times

2018-01-05 00:00:00

They're staying put. That's the challenge the Yakima Valley Office of Emergency Management is facing while trying to persuade people who live below Rattlesnake Ridge -- where a 250-foot-deep crack in the hillside has continued to grow -- to evacuate. Steve Malone, professor emeritus of Earth and space sciences at the UW, is quoted.

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